Community Support Advocate Bilingual

  • AACI
  • San Jose, CA, USA
  • Sep 23, 2020
Full time   Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Join us in our mission to strengthening the hope and resilience of our community members by improving their health, mental health and well-being.

 

About Job 

The Community Support Advocate is responsible for providing client-defined, culturally responsive advocacy to survivors of gender-based violence including domestic violence and human trafficking. This position provides multilingual community education, provides trainings on the intersection of domestic violence and health issues, and builds relationships with community partners.

 

We provide our employees:

  • 11 Paid Holidays and your Birthday off!
  • Paid Vacation and Sick time
  • Comprehensive benefit plan with four Health Plan Options
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan with match
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Eligibility for student loan repayment assistance
  • Sign on bonus
  • AACI named Bay Area Top Workplaces 2019

The ideal candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, behavioral sciences, other related fields or equivalent working experience.

  • One year of professional experience in the field of gender-based violence, and one year of experience in a professional office environment, preferred.

  • Ability to adhere to confidentiality requirements around client information. 
  • Fluent and able to provide all services in an Asian language or Spanish and English, preferred

Apply now and join a great team of caring people.

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